Alien Bible: Kokopelli, Azathoth and The Drinking Bird

Throughout the Alien franchise, the image of the drinking bird has been a recurring motif. Is it a simple throwaway visual gag? or can we draw a deeper meaning to its inclusion in the films? I connect it with the flute, water, wheat, the sun, and insects, plus mythological creatures found in Native American cultures, … Continue reading Alien Bible: Kokopelli, Azathoth and The Drinking Bird

Carlos Huante’s Concept Art for Alien 5 (Red Harvest)

It was late last evening when Carlos Huante had shared some concept art on instagram, which he stated was for a movie that never got made. Here are the images: These pieces are beautiful, but the style would suit a sequel to Prometheus, rather than Neil Blomkamp's shelved Alien movie. For unknown reasons his pieces … Continue reading Carlos Huante’s Concept Art for Alien 5 (Red Harvest)